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Project by Boris Beaulant posted 07-11-2015 07:49 PM 1750 views 13 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wood is not flat and square. Then I try to put some organic waves in this small cabinet.

Check this video to view how the curve was done.
https://youtu.be/YjfNw-2d9XA

And thanks to Jory Brigham for the inspiration.





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Roger

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#1 posted 07-12-2015 12:15 AM

Beautifully done. What are the dimensions on this? Thnx in advance.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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madts

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#2 posted 07-12-2015 12:26 AM

Tres Cool. I like it a lot. Also a very nice clamp for the workbench.

Madts.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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Dan'um Style

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#3 posted 07-12-2015 03:02 AM

Beautiful carving on the drawer fronts. Well balanced piece.
One of my favorites.

Very nice work on this one also.
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-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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Boris Beaulant

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#4 posted 07-12-2015 05:36 AM

Thank you !

@Roger, this cabinet is 45×40x76 cm (15.7×17.7×30 inches)

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#5 posted 07-12-2015 04:03 PM

Boris:
Simply Beautiful,
TNX

I am familiar with the grinder but would like to know more about the sanding device.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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Boris Beaulant

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#6 posted 07-12-2015 05:37 PM

Thanks Abie, The sanding device looks like that :

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kooldecker

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#7 posted 07-13-2015 01:15 PM

Ok this piece is stunning . Absoutely stunning. And i would lve some dimensions as well. Remember imitation is the best form of flattery! HOWEVER…...what is that long vise you had those panels in? That was impressive to say the least! Thanks for your post and keep up the great work!

-- " I dont understand......I cut that board AT LEAST 4 times and its STILL too short!"

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Dust_Maker

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#8 posted 07-13-2015 03:37 PM

You found a distinctly pleasing combination and contrast of contours and textures. Thanks for sharing.

-- 2Cor. 4:6

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Boris Beaulant

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#9 posted 07-13-2015 05:27 PM

@kooldecker, more than dimensions, you can download full project plans by clinking on the “Télécharger le plan” orange button of this page : http://www.lairdubois.fr/plans/199-bureau-d-angle.html ;)

For the long vice, check this project : http://www.lairdubois.fr/creations/737-presse-laterale-d-etabli.html

Thank you !

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toddbeaulieu

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#10 posted 07-13-2015 07:42 PM

Fantastic. Inspiring.

Excellent videos on your site.

I, too love the lateral release that you built. It seems easier and move versatile than dogs.

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JCD

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#11 posted 07-16-2015 01:38 PM

I love the waves. I’m looking for a good project now to learn this technique. What kind of grit do you have on your angle grinder and then on your festool sander? Thanks for posting.

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#12 posted 08-05-2015 08:15 AM

Boris, What a great piece. The drawer fronts really grab your attention and set it off visually. What a great job. Thx for sharing…..

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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